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'Right' to party: Eldridge to host GOP outdoor affair

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'Right' to party: Eldridge to host GOP outdoor affair

July 22nd, 2014 10:22 pm by Gary B. Gray

About 500 people are expected to attend a Friday night Republican hoedown at Washington County Mayor Dan Eldridge's spread in Jonesborough.

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AWOL: Washington County election website goes down during early voting as domain lapses

AWOL: Washington County election website goes down during early voting as domain lapses

July 22nd, 2014 10:15 am by Gary B. Gray

People seeking information on the Washington County Election Commission website were not able to access wcecoffice.com from Friday through Monday morning.

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Follow the Money: Hill, Van Huss campaign finances largely from outside PACs

Follow the Money: Hill, Van Huss campaign finances largely from outside PACs

July 20th, 2014 7:03 am by Gary B. Gray

The Johnson City Press took a look at these candidates' last three financial disclosures on file with the Tennessee Registry of Election Finance: a 2013 year-ending report, and reports for the first and second quarters of 2014.

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Rain fails to derail early Carter Co. voter turnout

Rain fails to derail early Carter Co. voter turnout

July 18th, 2014 9:57 pm by John Thompson

There was a feeling of excitement and enthusiasm around the Carter County Courthouse on Friday because it was the first day of early voting for the Aug. 7 general election.

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Election forum: Williams says he opposes Carter school consolidation

Election forum: Williams says he opposes Carter school consolidation

July 18th, 2014 12:03 pm by John Thompson

"I am not for consolidation. How ridiculous" - Carter Co. mayoral candidate Kent Williams.

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Matthew Hill's campaign finances questioned at state level

Matthew Hill's campaign finances questioned at state level

July 18th, 2014 8:12 am by Gary B. Gray

"I would have to say yes" - Registry of Election Finance Executive Director Drew Rawlins when asked if there seemed to be something amiss.

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Early voting starts Friday in East Tennessee

Early voting starts Friday in East Tennessee

July 16th, 2014 9:19 am by Gary B. Gray

Early voting for the Aug. 7 state primary and county general elections begin Friday and runs through August 2.

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Head to Carter courthouse starting Friday to vote early

Head to Carter courthouse starting Friday to vote early

July 16th, 2014 9:14 am by John Thompson

For the second time this year, the early voting will be taking place at the Carter County Courthouse.

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DA hopefuls square off at Tea Party debate

DA hopefuls square off at Tea Party debate

July 15th, 2014 10:24 pm by Becky Campbell

District Attorney General Tony Clark and challenger Dan Smith faced off Tuesday night at a Tea Party-sponsored debate, complimenting each other at times and criticizing on other issues.

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State primaries in shadow of Carter Co. General Election

State primaries in shadow of Carter Co. General Election

July 15th, 2014 9:57 pm by John Thompson

In addition to the Carter County General Election, there is also a state Republican Primary and Democrat Primary being held on Aug. 7.

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Storylines swirl around Carter Co. General Election

Storylines swirl around Carter Co. General Election

July 15th, 2014 9:41 pm by John Thompson

Because Carter County is historically one of the most strongly Republican counties in the nation, the biggest political contests are usually in the Republican Primary, but this year, there are several hot races in the Aug. 7 General Election.

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